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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-0159

Original release date: 02/22/2010
Last revised: 08/21/2010


The browser engine in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.x before 3.0.18 and 3.5.x before 3.5.8, Thunderbird before 3.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the nsBlockFrame::StealFrame function in layout/generic/nsBlockFrame.cpp, and unspecified other vectors.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:042
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1999
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=534082
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-0650
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=501934
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1727
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0154
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-895-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=530880
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0112
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-01.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-3230
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8485
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=528134
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9590
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-0405
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1932
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-896-1
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-browsereng-code-execution(56359)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0113
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-3267
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=527567
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=528300
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2010:015
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=467005
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1936
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0153

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8485
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9590
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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